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Oliver Jacob GALLAGHER

Regimental number2342
Place of birthParkes New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSelector
AddressDunkeld via Mitchell, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, May Emma Gallagher, Drinksway House, King Street, East Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date29 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 5 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4419 Pte Edward June GALLAGHER, 26th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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